LimeWire

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License:
Free
Language:
English
OS:
  • Mac
Latest version:
5.5.16
Size:
33.6 MB
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LimeWire is fully compatible with:

  • Mac OS X

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Minimum requirements
Others: OS X 10.5 64 bit Intel only, OS X 10.6 32 and 64 bit
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Versions of LimeWire

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Version License Language O.S.
LimeWire 5.5.16 07/10/10 Free English
  • Mac OS X

The world's fastest Gnutella P2P file-sharing application

Jon Riggall

Recent changes

  • Updated interface for smoother navigation
  • Faster BitTorrent downloads
  • Improved performance

Notes

OS X 10.5 64 bit Intel only, OS X 10.6 32 and 64 bit.

NOTE: As of 27/10/10, Limewire was shutdown by a court injunction and is no longer available for download.

Pros
  • Search new files
  • Direct connect with a friend
  • Integrated media player
  • Block adult content
  • Filter out content that copyright owners do not want to share
  • Lots of help files
Cons
  • Pop-up window asking you to buy PRO version
  • Torrent download function is a bit hidden

"i love it"

  • 10
  • 10
  • usability10
  • Stability10
  • Installation10
  • Functionality10
  • Appearance10

Best:

Lightning fast

Simple to use

Beautiful default interface

Works straight out of the box

Free

Worst:

Limited options

Monitored by Google

Number of good add-ons is limited

Not as customizable as Firefox

Too simple for some

Pros
  • Best:
  • Lightning fast
  • Simple to use
  • Beautiful default interface
  • Works straight out of the box
  • Free
  • Worst:
  • Limited options
  • Monitored by Google
  • Number of good add-ons is limited
  • Not as customizable as Firefox
  • Too simple for some
Cons
  • Best:
  • Lightning fast
  • Simple to use
  • Beautiful default interface
  • Works straight out of the box
  • Free
  • Worst:
  • Limited options
  • Monitored by Google
  • Number of good add-ons is limited
  • Not as customizable as Firefox
  • Too simple for some

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